Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Long history of renal impairment.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female

CT abdomen and pelvis

CT scan demonstrates innumerable cysts in both kidneys and liver. The right kidney is displaced inferiorly by the markedly enlarged liver. On the left, a renal transplant has been performed. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) with characteristic marked involvement of the liver. 

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Case information

rID: 16777
Published: 19th Feb 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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